all ponced up

Australian Slang
dressed up smartly; spruced up

English dialects glossary. 2013.

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  • All ponced up — dressed up smartly; spruced up …   Dictionary of Australian slang

  • ponce — /pɒns / (say pons) Colloquial –noun 1. → pimp (def. 1). 2. a dandy, often effeminate. –verb (i) (ponced, poncing) 3. to act as a pimp. –phrase 4. all ponced up, effeminately overdressed; dandified. 5. ponce about, to flounce; behave in a… …   Australian English dictionary

  • ponce — 1 noun (C) BrE informal 1 a pimp 2 an offensive word meaning a man who is too concerned about his appearance 2 verb ponce about/around phrasal verb (I) BrE informal 1 to waste time doing silly things: At least I haven t been poncing about all day …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English


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